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Bard Center for Environmental Policy presents

Master's Thesis Presentations: Managing Risk in Human and Natural Systems

Thursday, May 23, 2013


11:00-11:30 SEBASTIAN VINCENT PILLITTERI (Littleton, MA)
“Adoption of Agroforestry in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca, Mexico”

11:30-12:00 NICHOLAS MONZY MARTIN (Columbus, GA)
“Understanding Barriers to the Use of Seasonal Forecast Information in Farm-level Decision Making in Bundelkhand, India”

12:00-12:30 KAREN ELISABETH HAUSER COREY (Kingston, NY) 
“Social-ecological Resilience and Tsunamis in Samoa and the Solomon Islands”

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1:30-2:00 CHRISTINE C. PIZZUTTI (Carmel, NY)
"Potential for Organic Standards in Aquaponics"

2:00-2:30 KRISTIN KOKAL (Ft. Myers, FL)
“Our Disposable World: Emerging Plastic Bag Policies in the U.S.”

2:30-3:00 TIMOTHY MICHAEL MAHER, JR. (St. Louis, MO)
“Ambient Intelligence and Ambient Persuasive Technology: Sustainability and Threats to Autonomy”

3:15-3:45 AMY ROBINSON (Polson, MT) presented remotely 
“Preventing Grizzly Bear and Human Conflicts: Implementing Food Storage Policies on Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest”

3:45-4:15 JOHN PINCKNEY ROHRBACK (Seattle, WA) presented remotely
“Modeling Southern Resident Killer Whale Population Response to Chinook Salmon Abundance and its Implications for Recovery Policy”



Time: 11:00 am – 4:15 pm

Location: Olin Language Center, Room 115